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When you tour the Antietam Battlefield, you will encounter many tablets, marker, monuments, and cannon. Go to the
Key to the Battlefield
page to learn more about these items.
Close to 4800 Civil War soldiers are buried in the
. The cemetery remained open until 1953 when it was deemed full and closed to future burials.
There are 96
located on the Antietam Battlefield. Many of the
honor Northern soldiers and recognize people, regiments, and states.
One of the most recognizable structures on the Antietam Battlefield is the
. The initial fighting on the morning of the battle swirled around this small stone building
Last updated: December 30, 2015
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